Tippecanoe School Corporation



All scholarships are listed by their deadlines, the most upcoming deadlines will be closest to the top. Some scholarships have longer deadlines so be sure to scroll through the page to find any scholarships you may have missed.

James C. Sansberry Scholarship - VMI, ROTC 

If you have an interest in pursuing VMI (oldest state-supported military college in the country enrolling 1700 cadets), click on the link to view the financial rewards http://www.vmi.edu/about/offices-a-z/financial-aid/types-of-aid/merit-scholarships/

Deadline September 14 at 12pm

Community Foundation and Lilly Endowment Community Scholarships administers a variety of scholarship programs that grant to high school, community college, and university students. The majority of our scholarships are designated for current or former residents of Tippecanoe County.

All scholarships have been established by generous local individuals to assist students with their educational pursuits. Whether honoring loved ones or providing for a specific field of study, each scholarship expresses a deep belief in the power of education to help young people achieve their dreams. Apply online on the website.

A list of our scholarships can be found here: https://www.cfglaf.org/index.php/scholarships-2/scholarship-listing

Money Metals Exchange Scholarship Program - $2,000 - 5 Awards given

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be a high school senior, undergraduate student, or graduate student.  Have an interest in economics . NOTE that you do not have to plan on majoring in economics. 

Applications may be found by going to: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14472/money_metals_exchange_scholarship_program_scholarship.php#sthash.kAcdWdBY.dpbs

Capstone Scholarship-$1,000.00 - 1 Award given

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be at least 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the U.S.  They also must be a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico. 

Applications may be found by going to: 


Odenza Marketing Group Scholarship-$500.00 - 1 Award given 

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be between the ages of 16 and 25 on September 30, 2019 and have a GPA of 2.5 or greater. 

Applications may be found by going to: 


VIP Scholarships - $5000.00 - 1 Award  given 

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently enrolled in a U.S. based high school or college and be at least 13 years of age or older. 

Applications may be found by going to: 


Women's Ministries Scholarship Program - $20,000 - 49 Awards given 

To be eligible for the scholarship the student must be a woman who is committed to serving the mission of the Seventh-day Adventist Church who would be otherwise be unable to afford a college education. 

Applications may be found by going to: 


AmericanMuscle Student Scholarship Program - $2,000 - 4 Awards given 

To be eligible for the scholarship a student must be currently enrolled full-time in an American college, technical institute, or high school senior planning to attend a college or post-secondary institution in 2020. 

Applications may be found by going to: 



Deadline TBD

Horatio Alger Scholarships - $25,000 - 106 Awards given 

To be eligible for a scholarship a student must be enrolled full time as a high school senior in the United States; be progressing normally toward graduation in spring/summer of 2020 with plans to enter a college in the United States.  They also must exhibit a strong commitment to pursue and complete a Bachelor's degree at an accredited non-profit public or private institution in the United States. 

Applications may be found by going to: 


Deadline: November 1, 2021

Indiana University Wells Scholars Program 

The Wells Scholars Program uses a nomination rather than an application process for the selection of Scholars. This applies to incoming freshmen and current IU Bloomington undergraduates. If you are planning to attend Indiana University and you are at the top of your class, you may be interested in the Wells Scholarship.

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Must have a GPA of 3.9 or higher, and scored 1400 or higher on the combined SAT or 32 or higher on ACT.
  2. Only 2 students can be nominated for this scholarship.  All interested candidates will submit complete applications to Mrs. Adams (Student Services) no later than Tuesday September 29, 2020.
  3. You will need one letter of recommendation for someone who has taught you in an academic class.
  4. You will be required to fill out an application and include an essay. Although the Wells deadline is not until November 1, 2020, our HHS committee must review all applications and determine the two students that are nominated. You will be notified the student and the documents will be submitted on-line.

New for 2020: Nominations are highly encouraged. Eligible students may nominate themselves, further information is outlined in detail on the website.

Deadline: TBD

You Deserve It Scholarship:

Applicants must be a resident of the United States, 16 years of age or older, enrolled in high school.  Applications are found by going to: 


Deadline TBD

$10,000 College Scholarship for High School and College Students 

Eligibility Requirements: 

Must be 13 years old and enrolled or will enroll in a college or university in the US and be a legal resident of the US.  The program was created n 2006 to help students win scholarships without the hassles of filling out paper applications and writing dozens of essays. Applications are found by going to: 


Deadline TBD- Coca-Cola Scholars Program 

150 awards-20,000 in scholarship value 

Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools.  Applicants must be receiving a high school diploma during the current academic year and be planning to pursue a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution. 

Apply at http://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply

Deadline: TBD

Seniors, Become a Cox Scholar at Indiana University Bloomington! Apply at coxscholars.indiana.edu

Apply to IU by November 1st for highest scholarship consideration.  By applying by the deadline, you may be eligible for:

Provost's Scholarship for Indiana freshmen

Dean's Scholarship for out-of-state freshmen

Selective Scholarship Application consideration for scholarships from specific IU schools and programs
Start now at go.iu.edu/Nov1
Discover more IU and non-IU scholarships and learn how to access them at scholarships.indiana.edu

Deadline: December 1st 

WiseGeek Nursing No-Essay Scholarship

Current graduate or undergraduate student in a Nursing program or a high school senior who has plans to study nursing.  Must be a US Citizen or permanent legal resident.  The amount is $500.00.  Link: http://www.thehealthboard.com/scholarship-for-nursing-students.htm

Deadline: December 15th

Seniors who are attending Indiana State University this is a great scholarship created through a grant from the Lilly Endowment.  If you are studying for a career in Business or financial services - all majors in the Scott College of Business are eligible.  4 year, $9000 Scholarship valued at $36,000, paid internships and career preparation and $3000 professional development account to be used over four years. 

To be eligible, you must be admitted as an incoming freshman to Indiana State.  Must have a GPA of at least a 3.5, an 1140 SAT score and ranked in the top 15% of the senior class.  

Additional information can be found at http://www.indstate.edu/scholarships/freshman/networks

Deadline: December 31, 2021

If you are a high school student who has been raised by a single dad or who is single dad yourself then you could be eligible for the Little Bundle Super dad Scholarship.  Additional information can be found at https://littlebundle.com/pages/superdad-scholarship

Deadline: January 22, 2022

Fifth Third Scholarship Contest

$2500 529 College Savings Scholarship, to qualify students need to complete one online lesson of http://click.hello.everfi.com/?qs=4ffea7cddfb9347ce948a838d16fb04d30e566de7e70ed8217e508740a9b9446f489f2f7e4554bd490ad6f54c63094cea665b536877d37e4


Deadline: February 25, 2022

Kappa Kappa Kappa sorority scholarship 

One scholarship for $2,000 or two scholarship winners for $1,000.

Applicants must: Be a high school senior and resident of Tippecanoe County, meet entrance requirements and plan to enroll at and accredited college, have a combined SAT score of at least 1200. 

Please obtain an application in Student Services. 


Deadline: February 22, 2022 

DAR Scholarship (Daughters of the American Revolution) 

This scholarship is for high school senior females planning to continue their education to an accredited, 2 or 4 year institution of higher learning.  

Two $1500.00 scholarships will be awarded. 

Applicants must be a female on track to graduate by the end of June 2020, live or attend high school in Tippecanoe or Benton County, have a 3.0 grade point average, be a US citizen, been accepted and intend to attend an accredited two or four year college or university, and provide ACT or SAT scores. 

Please obtain an application in Student Services. 


Deadline: March 4, 2022 

The Nimmer Award 

$1000.00 scholarship is awarded to a TSC student who is pursuing higher education, but has overcome adversity in order to succeed. 

Complete an application form (Student Services), write a 500 word essay describing your hardship and how you overcame it, along with the possibility of an interview with the selection committee. 

Interviews are conducted in April and notification will be made in May, prior to the end of the school year.  

Stop in Student Services for an application or email Mrs. Adams at ekadams@tsc.k12.in.us. 

Deadline -March 4, 2022 

TEA (Tippecanoe Education Association Scholarship) is awarded to a TSC student who plans to enter a field of study for a career in education.  It's 1000.00 one-time, non-renewable scholarship awarded to a TSC senior who plans to attend an Indiana college in and Education field.  The applicant must have a GPA of at least a 2.5 and candidates will be evaluated on a basis of high school curriculum achievement in their college/major.  Applications are available in Student Services. 

Deadline-March 11, 2022 

Carroll White REMC - Up to ten scholarships will be awarded in the amount of $1000 each to deserving college bound seniors who live in the service territory of Carroll county.  Fill out an application online http://www.cwremc.coop

Deadline: TBD

Kathy Mayer Scholarship

$1000 scholarship will be given out to a senior young woman who is planning to study writing in college. It was established to honor the late Kathy Mayer, a local writer and community activist. Applications are available in Student Services. 

Deadline: TBD

Kiwanis Club Scholarship- $1000.00 scholarship

The applicant must attend a school in Indiana for their post-high school education to qualify, and a transcript of grades must accompany the application. The application can be found at www.indkiw.org.  The forms cannot be submitted online, only typed and filled in and printed for submission. 

Samuel Postlethwait Education Scholarship-$1000.00 scholarship

The applicant must attend a post-high school institution for academic or technical education, i.e. college, university, two or four year program, trade school. A transcript of grades must accompany the application, which you can obtain from the School Counselor.  Please return application to Kiwanis club of Lafayette, Attn: Rodney Vandeveer  3008 Georgton Rd. West Lafayette, IN  47906.  

Deadline: TBD

2021 Kyle L. Harrop Memorial Scholarship 

Two main criteria looked at: the student will be attending Purdue University in the fall 2021 and must have participated in  any/all of our academic competitions (Spell Bowl, Academic Super Bowl, Academic Decathlon Quiz Bowl and/or Future Problem Solvers).  Application form is attached.  Email Diane Abel at dabel@iasp.org with further questions. 

Deadline: April 1, 2022

Indiana Sheriff's Association Scholarship 

40- $750.00 scholarships will be awarded to qualified students who are pursuing an education and career in the criminal justice field. 

All applicants must be an Indiana resident, committed to pursuing an education and career in a law enforcement field at and Indiana college or university, and enroll as a full-time student (12 credit hours). 

Applications are available in Student Services. 

Deadline: April 9, 2022

Chancellor's Opportunity Scholarship -Ivy Tech College
$1000.00 scholarship - $500.00 applied toward fall semester and $500.00 applied towards spring semester 

Applicants must be a U.S. resident, have a 2.0 or above GPA, must have applied and admitted to Ivy Tech Community College/Lafayette (including sites in Crawfordsville, Frankfort, and Monticello) for the fall 2021 term and plan to enroll in at least 12 credit hours for the fall and spring semesters of 2020-2021.  They also must attend one of the highs schools or be a home schooled senior in the Ivy Tech Lafayette service Area. 

Applications are available in Student Services.

Deadline: April 2022

LCWE Scholarship - Latino Center for Wellness and Education 

3 scholarships for $3000 each

Applicants must be graduating in Spring 20201, have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, currently attend high school in TSC or within a 30 mile radius of Tippecanoe County.  Must be planning to attend college in 2021-2022 academic year and be available for the 2021 Tippecanoe Latino Festival on September 25th. 

Letter of recommendation must be submitted by Wednesday April 14th to the latinocenter@gmail.com as well as a 600-700 word essay addressing the following prompt: What does leadership and success mean to you? How do you empower others as a part of the Latinx community? 


Deadline: April 15, 2022

Shirley Martin Scholarship for Young Songwriters 

$500 cash award to be applied towards the winner's education, musical instrument or other songwriting endeavor 

Applicants must be songwriters age 14 to 19 who live in any counties including Benton, Carroll, Cass, Clinton, Fountain, Howard, Jasper, Montgomery, Newton, Pulaski, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Warren or White and a permanent resident of Indiana. Apply at http://samisong.com.


Deadline: April 30, 2022 

The Tippecanoe County Republican Women's Club Scholarship (TCRWC) 

$1000 is given to assist a female high school graduate student pursue her education.  The recipient must show a high degree of motivation in pursuit of her education and have an active history of community service and/or political involvement with the Republican Party.  Applicant must be a female US citizen and registered voter in Tippecanoe County, must be graduating from a Tippecanoe County High School and planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college in the Fall of 2022.    

Download scholarship application here: https://mcusercontent.com/329975b52e2b6d035d873c9e6/files/040639df-f61a-7b8f-c7e1-4a57d04ce37f/Tippecanoe_County_Republican_Women_s_Club_2022_Scholarship_Appliciation_Form.pdf

Mail to: Tippecanoe County Republican Women's Club-Scholarship Committee    P.O. Box 124   Lafayette, IN  47902


Deadline: TBD

Elevate Mental Health Awareness scholarship, is designed to inspire greater awareness about mental health and fuel innovative solutions that help the millions of people who are suffering.  Each year $500.00 is awarded to high school students who have been affected in some way by the increasing prevalence of mental health challenges.  Visit http://calvinrosser.com/scholarships/mental-health-awareness to apply. 

Deadline: TBD 

WiseGeek LGBTQ + Awareness Scholarship 

Eligible to students who identify as part of the LGBTQ community.  $500.00 is awarded to the student that receives the scholarship.  Visit http://www.wisegeek.com/lgbtq-awareness-scholarship.htm

Deadline: TBD

Elks National Foundation

Most Valuable Student Scholarship. The 2020 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.  $50,000 - 500 Awards will be given. 

Apply at https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm

Deadline: Varies

Lend EDU

Please see the following website for wonderful information regarding how scholarships and grants work, as well as opportunities within Indiana!


Deadline: TBD

Washington Crossing Foundation Scholarship 

Each interested student is invited to write a one-page essay stating why he or she plans a career in government service including any inspiration to be derived from the leadership of George Washington in his famous crossing of the Delaware. The student must confine the essay to viewpoint, attitude and purpose in choice of career.  Scholarships of 500.00 to 5,000 are granted. 

This essay must be accompanied by a recommendation from the high school principal or guidance counselor evaluating the student's achievements, academic and otherwise--particularly any preparation relevant to his or her career choice--along with transcripts, national testing scores, resume and other supporting information of the applicant's choice as described in the Official Rules.

Apply at http://www.gwcf.org

Material Handling Education Foundation Scholarship Program 

The Foundation will offer scholarship award opportunities to undergraduates who are pursuing a material handling or supply chain career. The student should clearly demonstrate dedication to achieving excellence, strong leadership skills, potential for future growth as a leader and persistence in the pursuit of education.

Scholarship awards range from $1,500 to $6,000 and must be used for costs relating to tuition, fees and books associated with attending school full-time. One application allows students to compete for one of the multiple scholarships offered by the Foundation. Scholarships are one-year awards, and former recipients may re-apply each year if they continue to meet the eligibility requirements.

Target Programs:
Undergraduate students from programs listed below that have a focus on material handling and/or supply chain management are encouraged to apply: A) Industrial Engineering, Industrial Distribution, Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Computer Science related to Material Handling & Business and Management related to Material Handling or Supply Chain Management. 

Click here to apply: https://mhefi.fluidreview.com/prog/material_handling_education_foundation_scholarship_program/

Deadline: TBD

Regions Riding Forward Scholarship (Honor of Black History Month) 

15- $5,0000 Scholarships awarded to high school seniors and $3,500 scholarships awarded to college students. One winner selected from each of the 15 states with Regions branches.  Student will write an essay about an African-American who has inspired and motivated them.  The essay will be 500 words or less, address how the African-American individual has been an inspiration in the student's life and discuss the contributions of the African-American individual who has served to inspire and motivate the student. 

For more information go to regions.com/ridingforward 

Deadline: TBD

Ceres Solutions Scholarships

Ceres Solutions is proud to support our future leaders and give back to our local communities through scholarship.  High school seniors entering their freshman year of college in the fall of 2020 could be eligible.  Ceres Solutions will offer the scholarships to students who have been involved in four years of 4-H or 2 years in your local FFA program.  

Apply at www.ceres.coop.  The completed application along with the required essay needs to be submitted. 

Deadline: TBD

The Classroom to Classroom Scholarship 

$5,000 college scholarship to a high school senior pursuing a career in teaching. 

Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, minimum GPA of 3.0, accepted as a full-time student at a 2-year, 4-year, or technical vocational college or university in the United States for the 2020-2021 academic year.  Must intend to pursue an Education or closely related degree and have proof of academic performance, leadership, and community service.  

More details can be found at: http://www.education.com/scholarships

Deadline: TBD

WiseGeek Women in STEM Scholarship 

$500.00 is awarded to a female high school student who is planning to pursue a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math. 

Link: http://www.wisegeek.com/wisegeek-women-in-stem-no-essay-scholarship.htm

The Huggable Supermom Scholarship

$1000.00 is awarded to High School students who have been impacted by single moms or who are a single mom themselves.

Link:  https://huggable.com/pages/scholarships

Dream Job Scholarship 

$1,000 Scholarship awarded 

Must be 18 years of age or older and describe in 500 words or less, what your dream job would be. The essay will appear on the website so everyone can be inspired by your vision. Send the essay to scholarship@zippia.com.  For more information click on the following link: http://www.zippia.com/research/scholarship

Deadline: Varies

Student Scholarships

Visit www.studentscholarships.org for multiple scholarship opportunities.